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Created attachment 5809 [details]
failure message displayed by nuget package manager
I am having trouble running my application when it uses System.Net.Http in a PCL, specifically with Decompression methods.
My application has a PCL that handles interaction with an Azure cloud server. This PCL references the Nuget “Microsoft HTTP Client Libraries” package.
When I try to use an HttpClientHandler with AutomaticDecompression turned on, I get this exception:
01-09 14:40:16.817 E/mono ( 8680): Unhandled Exception:
01-09 14:40:16.817 E/mono ( 8680): System.AggregateException: ---> System.MissingMethodException: Method not found: 'System.Net.Http.HttpClientHandler.set_AutomaticDecompression'.
I saw this blog post that maybe promised to solve the problem:
So I went to try this, but when I attempted to reference the Microsoft HTTP client library into my solution using Nuget package manager, I got an error screen ( see attached image )
I tried my code with the stock System.Net.Http assembly referenced, but I still got the error.
I am able to run my code only by changing this:
// enable compression
handler.AutomaticDecompression = DecompressionMethods.GZip;
// enable compression
//handler.AutomaticDecompression = DecompressionMethods.GZip;
I have unable to reproduce this issue below are the followed steps:
1 Create sample android project
2. Created PCL project and added below code into a method in a PCL class:
var handler = new HttpClientHandler();
handler.AutomaticDecompression = DecompressionMethods.GZip |
var httpClient = new HttpClient(handler);
var str = await httpClient.GetStringAsync("http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gzip");
3. Called this into android sample.
4. Debug application successfully.
Refer Screencast "http://screencast.com/t/9I3DShoC"
Could you please check if I miss some steps.
Fires with LinqToTwitter 3.0.4 as well on iOS (library uses that method).
Created attachment 12368 [details]
Sample Project to reproduce this issue
Please ignore Comment 3:
I have checked this issue with latest stable and I am still getting the reported behavior.
Steps to reproduce:
1. Download Open the attached project
2. Build and deploy the project on android device.
3. Press the button (An exception will be occur )
Debug Logs: https://gist.github.com/RamChBachkheti/7f43b890cfa5bca15af1
ADB logs: https://gist.github.com/RamChBachkheti/ca194b212f8a4550fa08
This issue is still exist. Hence I am reopening this issue. Please let me know if I can provide more info to this issue.
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I am having the same issue. Are there any updates that?
Moving the bug to Android, as this looks like a framework bug.
I'm also experiencing the same behavior on iOS (as well as Android, already mentioned here). A PCL I'm using (RestSharp.Portable 3.1) tries to leverage the missing call.
Same issue here... using Microsoft.WindowsAzure.MobileServices.MobileServiceClient
Same issue here... see Sebastian Span
I'm getting this too - not sure, but it seems to be related to setting the content type.
I encountered this issue today also, and a web search brought me here. Anyone find a workaround for this?
#11 - out of interest, are you using x-www-form-urlencoded when sending?